Randstad Cisco Network Engineer/Architect in Bridgewater, New Jersey

Cisco Network Engineer/Architect

job details:

  • location:Bridgewater, NJ

  • salary:$60 - $70 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, February 18, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:671404

job description

Cisco Network Engineer/Architect

job summary:

Network Engineer\Architect - Hands-one role:

  1. 10+ years' experience in Routing/Switching, including experience in the design and implementation of various network modules as described in the Cisco SAFE Architecture. The ideal candidate will be able to address business and application requirements, design or manipulate the infrastructure to support these requirements, and perform the necessary configurations to realize the business goals.

  2. Extensive experience with dynamic routing protocols (including OSPF, EIGRP and BGP), the ability to work with redistribution between these routing protocols and static routes, and an expert-level understanding of route filtering through the use of prefix lists, route maps and ACLs.

  3. This candidate will need to have a full understanding of Data Center networks, including the ability to design, implement and support changes to the infrastructure while maintaining consistency and change control. The Data Center platforms consist of Cisco ASA5500s, Nexus 7K, 5K and 2K, Catalyst Series Switches, Cisco ASR 1000 series routers, Cisco ISR G2 Series Routers, and Citrix Netscalers.

  4. Full understanding and the ability to perform the following tasks within the network: add/remove/change Vlans, SVIs, vPCs, firewall ACEs, LACP port-channels, dynamic routing neighbor relationships, route filtering, HSRP, access/trunk port configuration, interfaces and address families in VRFs, cabling (both copper and fiber), load-balancing virtual servers, global load balancing virtual servers

  5. The ability to research and develop new networking technologies to better meet the organization's business needs

  6. An understanding and penchant for network security while avoiding a totally flat and unprotected network

  7. Configuration experience on Cisco-6800 Platform and Cisco 4500 series switches while supporting campus networks which will utilize port-security, Auto-QoS, DHCP-helper, and standard switch-port configurations

  8. Experience working with wireless LAN controllers and LWAPs and troubleshooting connectivity issues over Campus WIFI

  9. Experience working with Cisco ASAs with uses in Remote Access VPN (both legacy VPN and AnyConnect clients), LAN-to-LAN IPSec VPNs, NAT (static, dynamic and PAT), inspection policies and access control for ports/protocols

  10. Demonstrate knowledge on Azure, AWS , Google cloud technologies. Candidate with working experience will be preferred.

  11. Candidate with Network automation skills - Python and Ansible will be given higher preference.

  12. CCNP/CCIE certifications are desirable.

location: Bridgewater, New Jersey

job type: Contract

salary: $60 - 70 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: No Degree Required

responsibilities:

  1. 10+ years' experience in Routing/Switching, including experience in the design and implementation of various network modules as described in the Cisco SAFE Architecture. The ideal candidate will be able to address business and application requirements, design or manipulate the infrastructure to support these requirements, and perform the necessary configurations to realize the business goals.

  2. Extensive experience with dynamic routing protocols (including OSPF, EIGRP and BGP), the ability to work with redistribution between these routing protocols and static routes, and an expert-level understanding of route filtering through the use of prefix lists, route maps and ACLs.

  3. This candidate will need to have a full understanding of Data Center networks, including the ability to design, implement and support changes to the infrastructure while maintaining consistency and change control. The Data Center platforms consist of Cisco ASA5500s, Nexus 7K, 5K and 2K, Catalyst Series Switches, Cisco ASR 1000 series routers, Cisco ISR G2 Series Routers, and Citrix Netscalers.

  4. Full understanding and the ability to perform the following tasks within the network: add/remove/change Vlans, SVIs, vPCs, firewall ACEs, LACP port-channels, dynamic routing neighbor relationships, route filtering, HSRP, access/trunk port configuration, interfaces and address families in VRFs, cabling (both copper and fiber), load-balancing virtual servers, global load balancing virtual servers

  5. The ability to research and develop new networking technologies to better meet the organization's business needs

  6. An understanding and penchant for network security while avoiding a totally flat and unprotected network

  7. Configuration experience on Cisco-6800 Platform and Cisco 4500 series switches while supporting campus networks which will utilize port-security, Auto-QoS, DHCP-helper, and standard switch-port configurations

  8. Experience working with wireless LAN controllers and LWAPs and troubleshooting connectivity issues over Campus WIFI

  9. Experience working with Cisco ASAs with uses in Remote Access VPN (both legacy VPN and AnyConnect clients), LAN-to-LAN IPSec VPNs, NAT (static, dynamic and PAT), inspection policies and access control for ports/protocols

  10. Demonstrate knowledge on Azure, AWS , Google cloud technologies. Candidate with working experience will be preferred.

  11. Candidate with Network automation skills - Python and Ansible will be given higher preference.

  12. CCNP/CCIE certifications are desirable.

qualifications:

  1. 10+ years' experience in Routing/Switching, including experience in the design and implementation of various network modules as described in the Cisco SAFE Architecture. The ideal candidate will be able to address business and application requirements, design or manipulate the infrastructure to support these requirements, and perform the necessary configurations to realize the business goals.

  2. Extensive experience with dynamic routing protocols (including OSPF, EIGRP and BGP), the ability to work with redistribution between these routing protocols and static routes, and an expert-level understanding of route filtering through the use of prefix lists, route maps and ACLs.

  3. This candidate will need to have a full understanding of Data Center networks, including the ability to design, implement and support changes to the infrastructure while maintaining consistency and change control. The Data Center platforms consist of Cisco ASA5500s, Nexus 7K, 5K and 2K, Catalyst Series Switches, Cisco ASR 1000 series routers, Cisco ISR G2 Series Routers, and Citrix Netscalers.

  4. Full understanding and the ability to perform the following tasks within the network: add/remove/change Vlans, SVIs, vPCs, firewall ACEs, LACP port-channels, dynamic routing neighbor relationships, route filtering, HSRP, access/trunk port configuration, interfaces and address families in VRFs, cabling (both copper and fiber), load-balancing virtual servers, global load balancing virtual servers

  5. The ability to research and develop new networking technologies to better meet the organization's business needs

  6. An understanding and penchant for network security while avoiding a totally flat and unprotected network

  7. Configuration experience on Cisco-6800 Platform and Cisco 4500 series switches while supporting campus networks which will utilize port-security, Auto-QoS, DHCP-helper, and standard switch-port configurations

  8. Experience working with wireless LAN controllers and LWAPs and troubleshooting connectivity issues over Campus WIFI

  9. Experience working with Cisco ASAs with uses in Remote Access VPN (both legacy VPN and AnyConnect clients), LAN-to-LAN IPSec VPNs, NAT (static, dynamic and PAT), inspection policies and access control for ports/protocols

  10. Demonstrate knowledge on Azure, AWS , Google cloud technologies. Candidate with working experience will be preferred.

  11. Candidate with Network automation skills - Python and Ansible will be given higher preference.

  12. CCNP/CCIE certifications are desirable.

skills: 1. 10+ years' experience in Routing/Switching, including experience in the design and implementation of various network modules as described in the Cisco SAFE Architecture. The ideal candidate will be able to address business and application requirements, design or manipulate the infrastructure to support these requirements, and perform the necessary configurations to realize the business goals.

  1. Extensive experience with dynamic routing protocols (including OSPF, EIGRP and BGP), the ability to work with redistribution between these routing protocols and static routes, and an expert-level understanding of route filtering through the use of prefix lists, route maps and ACLs.

  2. This candidate will need to have a full understanding of Data Center networks, including the ability to design, implement and support changes to the infrastructure while maintaining consistency and change control. The Data Center platforms consist of Cisco ASA5500s, Nexus 7K, 5K and 2K, Catalyst Series Switches, Cisco ASR 1000 series routers, Cisco ISR G2 Series Routers, and Citrix Netscalers.

  3. Full understanding and the ability to perform the following tasks within the network: add/remove/change Vlans, SVIs, vPCs, firewall ACEs, LACP port-channels, dynamic routing neighbor relationships, route filtering, HSRP, access/trunk port configuration, interfaces and address families in VRFs, cabling (both copper and fiber), load-balancing virtual servers, global load balancing virtual servers

  4. The ability to research and develop new networking technologies to better meet the organization's business needs

  5. An understanding and penchant for network security while avoiding a totally flat and unprotected network

  6. Configuration experience on Cisco-6800 Platform and Cisco 4500 series switches while supporting campus networks which will utilize port-security, Auto-QoS, DHCP-helper, and standard switch-port configurations

  7. Experience working with wireless LAN controllers and LWAPs and troubleshooting connectivity issues over Campus WIFI

  8. Experience working with Cisco ASAs with uses in Remote Access VPN (both legacy VPN and AnyConnect clients), LAN-to-LAN IPSec VPNs, NAT (static, dynamic and PAT), inspection policies and access control for ports/protocols

  9. Demonstrate knowledge on Azure, AWS , Google cloud technologies. Candidate with working experience will be preferred.

  10. Candidate with Network automation skills - Python and Ansible will be given higher preference.

  11. CCNP/CCIE certifications are desirable.

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